The Lovers (MA 15+)

The Lovers

A refreshing, funny look at love, fidelity, and family. A man and his wife, each embroiled in an extramarital affair, are sent reeling when they suddenly fall for the least likely person imaginable - each other.

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Patti Cake$ (M)

Patti Cake$

A feelgood film with attitude. Set in gritty strip-mall suburbia, PATTI CAKE$ chronicles an underdog's quest for fame and glory with humour, raw energy and some unforgettable beats.

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Mountain (Exempt)

Mountain

An epic cinematic and musical collaboration between Sherpa filmmaker Jennifer Peedom and the Australian Chamber Orchestra, that explores humankind’s fascination with high places. Peedom’s follow-up to Sherpa is a suitably uplifting, symphonic ode to high places.

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Good Time (MA 15+)

Good Time

After a botched bank robbery lands his vulnerable younger brother in prison, small-time hustler Constantine is plunged into the buzzing labyrinth of New York’s underworld in an increasingly desperate attempt to free the only family he has.

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I Am Not Your Negro (M)

I Am Not Your Negro

With help from Samuel L Jackson, director Raoul Peck delivers a stirring, Oscar-nominated portrait of the writer, civil rights activist and queer icon James Baldwin and his lifelong fight against racial and sexual injustice.

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Battle of the Sexes (PG)

Battle of the Sexes

The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs was billed as THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES and became the most watched televised sports event of all time.

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Beatriz at Dinner (M)

Beatriz at Dinner

Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner in Los Angeles. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same.

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shnit Worldwide Shortilmfestival (CTC)

shnit Worldwide Shortilmfestival

shnit Worldwide Shortfilmfestival unfolds simultaneously in multiple cities on five continents. Over its 12 days, shnit celebrates more than 200 short films of all genres and styles. The worldwide audience operates as the jury and will vote for the winner of The Flaming Faun through an online voting system.

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